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boggler12 Jun 2017 10:01 a.m. PST

Does Johnny Alpha exist in 15mm or is there a figure near enough to be converted without it being too much of a faff?
…not to mention the other characters – Wulf, Durham Red etc.

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP12 Jun 2017 11:03 a.m. PST

I'm afraid to ask who Johnny Alopha is, and Strontium Dog.


boggler12 Jun 2017 11:53 a.m. PST

Have a look here Dan…


and then watch this:

Wilf1235812 Jun 2017 12:18 p.m. PST

He's a character from 2000AD comic book, a Strontium Dog being a mutant bounty hunter, as is Durham Red, a female mutant with vampire tendencies. Wulf is Johnny's partner. Worth checking out the back catalog & the recent fan film on you tube,

PS cheers boggler, our replies overlapped!

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP12 Jun 2017 12:18 p.m. PST

That's too cool!

The idea of a hero with daddy (identity) issues is entertaining too, in a dark comedy sort of way:

"Following an atomic war in the mid-22nd century, Johnny Kreelman was exposed to Strontium 90 radiation while still in his mother's womb. His father, Nelson Bunker Kreelman, was a politician with strong anti-mutant policies and was disgusted at having a mutant for a son and hid Johnny from the public until his early teens."

PS. It should come with a warning like this, but for radioactive material:



Carlo Fantom12 Jun 2017 12:32 p.m. PST

There must be some sort of adventurer from Alternative Armies' Laserburn range that fits the bill.

boggler12 Jun 2017 1:11 p.m. PST

That was my first thought and there are a couple that are close but not quite close enough.

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP12 Jun 2017 3:11 p.m. PST

Odd looking helmet:




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Mardaddy Inactive Member12 Jun 2017 7:38 p.m. PST

Definitely a pulpy-Judge-Dredd-ish tone to the whole concept.

I liked the fan film, thanks!

gidsy7113 Jun 2017 5:48 a.m. PST

Loved this strip, so will definitely be keeping an eye on this thread.

As far as the helmet looking odd, it's 70s sci-fi. Has to be forgiven for that.

On a slightly related note, does anyone know whatever happened to Simon Harrison, his art on the 'Feral' storyline was astounding.

erraticassassin Inactive Member13 Jun 2017 8:12 a.m. PST

Definitely a pulpy-Judge-Dredd-ish tone to the whole concept.

Both Dredd and Johnny Alpha were originally created by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra – legends both!

bong6713 Jun 2017 10:06 a.m. PST

The helmet contains a video camera and recorder. In the fan film Johnny hands over a video slug of what has happened to the police officer as evidence in claiming the bounty.

LoudNinjaGames13 Jun 2017 12:59 p.m. PST

Ah, another classic Rogue Trader inspiration. Too bad so much of this earlier inspiration got left behind.


ROUWetPatchBehindTheSofa13 Jun 2017 1:56 p.m. PST

Best I can come up with for Johnny is doing a head-swap on a Laserburn Sentinel Law officer for an open face helmet of some description and bulk up with a bit of GS. Trim the badge, smooth the shoulder pads off with some more GS – knees are a bit of pain since Johnny doesn't have knee pads! So either ignore or try and trim down.

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